Cushing City Council Minutes & Claims — October 2, 2018

Cushing City Council Minutes
October 2, 2018
Cushing City Hall – 200 Main St.

The regular meeting of the Cushing City Council was called to order at 6:30 p.m. by Mayor Don Joy Jr.

Council members present:  Jim Porter, Ray Endrulat, Shawn Joy, Ben Rabbass.  Absent:  Dustin Schlenger

Also present:  Lt. Charles Hertz, Officer Vincent Dvorak, and City Clerk Nicole Huisinga

Motion by Joy, seconded by Rabbass to approve consent agenda which includes:
1) Meeting agenda
2) September 4, 2018 Minutes
3) Financial Statement & Budget Report
4) Claims as Presented
5) Building Permits – none

Claims
AT&T  Firemen Cell    46.70
CBC  Stain for Park Shelter House    58.80
DNR  Annual Water Use Fee Permit 2019    134.00
Elaine Droegmiller  Library books/power strip/printer ink    54.55
ISG  Eng./Operator Services    8,866.80
MCI  Telephone    28.03
Mid American  Electricity    907.17
One Source  Files/Boxes/Envelopes    141.77
PFM  Advisor Services for SRF Loan    4,000.00
PCC  August Billing    190.72
The Record  Publishing    193.78
River Valley Schools  Homecoming Donation    25.00
Sanitary Services  Garbage Service    4,061.25
Schaller Telephone  Phone Service    54.45
Terry Clarkson Excavating  Volkert Burial    400.00
SIMPCO  18-19 Dues    514.00
USPS  Stamps    150.00
Woodbury Co. EMS  Ambulance    200.00

Revenues by Fund:
General    6,539.20
Library    1,000.00
Road Use    2,248.51
Water Fund    4,447.05
Sewer Fund    3,291.00
Solid Waste Fund    1,942.00
Fire Fund    0.00
Total Revenue:    19,467.76

Sheriff’s Report.  Lt. Hertz reported deputies conducted 18 hours of Directed Patrols and responded to 5 calls.

City Maintenance.  Council discussed the resignation of Jerry Wittrock effective November 1.  Councilman Joy will get bids for new tires for the skid loader for next meeting.

Motion made by Porter to approve Reports as given.  Seconded by Rabbass.  Motion carried 4/0.

Old Business
• Library Roof Repair.  Mayor Joy will work on getting Wiese Construction to come look at roof and give an estimate.   Council is also waiting on a few other contractors to give bids as well.

General Business
• ISG.  Clerk read the email with the updates for the Water Improvement Project.  Construction is set to begin in October.
• Trick or Treat Hours will be October 31st from 5-7:30 p.m.

Next regular meeting has been set for Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.

With no further business, motion by Endrulat, seconded by Rabbass to adjourn at 7:25p.m.

Mayor Don Joy, Jr.

Attested by:
City Clerk Nicole Huisinga

Published in The Record
Thursday, October 18, 2018

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